Silicon Design Engineer

Jul 07, 2022
Boston, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Job Description:

Research, design, develop, and/or test electronic components and systems for semiconductor and related-device manufacturing and perform functional and performance verification of microprocessor designs.  Duties include: utilize engineering and design methodologies and verification flows for design verification; analyze technical data and document key findings related to functionality and performance of AMD’s products; develop comprehensive test plans and/or quality checks; write test cases and test bench components to verify functionality or performance; use required technologies and standard engineering methodologies to debug issues related to functionality and performance; contribute to specific technical projects of moderate complexity for enhancing existing AMD technology and new product initiatives; and communicate progress reports of project assignments to senior engineers and key internal stakeholders.


Multiple openings. 


Degree required: 

Master’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in computer science, computer engineering, electronics engineering, electrical engineering, or a closely-related field.

Amount and type of experience required:

Six (6) months in the job offered or in a closely related engineering role, or as an Intern, Graduate Assistant, or Research Assistant.

Skills required:

Position requires education or experience with the following technologies and/or skills: Verilog, System Verilog, or VHDL; C, C++, Python, Perl, TCL, or Shell; Computer Architecture or VLSI Design; and RTL Verification, RTL Simulations, coherence protocols, interconnect and memory system design, or design flows/methodologies for chip verification.

Employer will accept skills gained in pursuit of university-level degree via coursework, research projects, fellowships and/or internships.  Skills may be gained concurrently.



Requisition Number: 172261 
Country: United States State: Massachusetts City: Boxborough 
Job Function: Design

Benefits offered are described here.

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